Tips

4 Tips for Photographing Fireworks
Here are four tips from a professional photographer on how to get better photos of fireworks this weekend . . . 1.  Turn your flash off.  If you don’t, everything over ten feet away will end up underexposed.  If you want to take a photo of someone with the fireworks behind them…
Over Night Wyoming Snow Needed No Shovels… Yet
Mother Nature gave us another taste of what is to come in the coming months, but it is just a small sample. Forecasters and almanacs are predicting a colder and snowier winter heading to the U.S. this winter. While a lot of forecasters didn’t seem to predict last year’s polar vortex th…
Percentages Don’t Add Up [POLL]
Got a picture of this receipt from a friend of mine who dined at a local chain restaurant the other day. He noticed that the percentages listed for the tip didn’t quite meet the totals shown. It is awfully nice to have this close at hand for easy reference and as stated these are provided [[&#…
Postal Service Shares Packing And Shipping Tips For The Holidays
With 15 billion cards, letters and packages expected to be delivered this holiday season, the U.S. Postal Service has some tips to help get gifts to their destinations swiftly and safely. The Postal Service offers free, environmentally friendly Priority Mail and Express Mail boxes and envelopes. The…
How to Defend Yourself and Others Against the Flu
With the experts saying this could be the worse flu season since they started keeping stats, it seems like I am surrounded by outbreak monkeys! Here’s what I do… The Flu is everywhere… and I saw on headline news that there is a new stomach flu that has no symptoms. (???) Apparen…
What Parents Need to Know When Their Kids Move Back Home
Most kids eagerly await the day when they get to move out on their own to either go to college or simply join the workforce and live by their own rules. However, sometimes things do not work out quite like junior thought he might – giving him no option but to move back home to […]